With a one year PEG ratio of 382.34, American States Water Co is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than 91.01% of US stocks.
American States Water Co's stock had its IPO on March 26, 1990, making it an older stock than 84.7% of US equities in our set.
In terms of volatility of its share price, AWR is more volatile than only 1.92% of stocks we're observing.
Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to American States Water Co are NWE, SHO, SHEN, NI, and POR.
American States Water Company provides water and electric services to residential, industrial, and other customers in the United States. The company was founded in 1929 and is based in San Dimas, California.
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American States Water Co. said Thursday that it was raising its quarterly dividend by 9.8%, to 33.5 cents a share from 30.5 cents. The utility company's new dividend will be payable Sept. 1 to shareholders of record on Aug. 17. Based on Wednesday's stock closing price of $79.87, the new annual dividend rate implies a dividend yield of 1.68%, compared with the implied yield for the S&P 500 of 1.75%. American States Water's stock, which was still inactive in premarket trading, has lost 7.8% year to date, while the S&P 500 has gained 0.9%.